Tallis graduated from Cambridge Narrows, NB as valedictorian. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminology and Sociology at St. Thomas University in 2005 and her Legal Administrative Assistant Diploma from CompuCollege in 2006, both in Fredericton, NB.
Tallis worked for 10 years in Calgary, AB as a legal assistant. First at Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP from 2007 – 2012 in Corporate, Regulatory and Litigation legal fields and later at Lawson Lundell LLP as a Corporate and Regulatory assistant from 2012 – late 2015 where she also gained valuable experience as a corporate paralegal. Tallis was very active on both firm’s social committees and enjoys organizing and attending social events.
Tallis moved to Bellisle, NB and joined Northrup & Company in 2016. She has been a member of the New Brunswick Coalition for Pay Equity since 2003 and assists in coaching the minor softball league in Belleisle.